Facebook to Apple: don’t eat the whole pie

In Uncategorized on September 3, 2010 by reibroker Tagged: , , , ,

So it’s well known I’m not an Apple or Jobs fan. Then again I’m not a Facebook fan either. Far to much “you suck” attitude to the remainder of the world from both. So it’s fun, to me, to watch them get in a tussle. Seems Facebook didn’t too much like Apple in the pie called “Facebook Connect”. Then again those API access hits aren’t free. Check it out …

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So what’s Facebook’s problem? Well, from what we’re hearing, size matters. Facebook is happy to let big companies like Apple and Twitter access their Connect API, but they want a structured, formal agreement in place so they have some control over it. That’s understandable given how large those sites are and how much strain they likely put on the API.




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